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Voluntary Sector Forum – North Kesteven

The theme for this forum is the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In this session you will get an overview of the new data protection requirements and the steps all organisations need to take to become compliant with the new regulations before GDPR comes into force in May 2018. Data protection is an extremely important …

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Vacancy: MOVE and Steps Forward Project Officer

Voluntary Centre Services has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join a small team as part of the Steps Forward Project and Greater Lincolnshire MOVE projects.  The Steps Forward and MOVE projects are funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund (ESF) through the Building Better Opportunities programme. The …

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Ready for the changes to Data Protection?

The law relating to protecting people’s personal information is changing and all organisations need to be ready.  The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force in the UK in May, requiring all organisations that handle personal data (information that identifies living individuals) to make some changes to ensure they understand and communicate …

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Vacancy: Community Lincs x 2

Post 1 – T.E.D. Project Manager – Ref No: AT/TEDPM2018 37 hours per week, £28,000 pa, fixed-term contract to March 2021, based in Sleaford with regular travel around East Lindsey You will be an experienced manager of projects, a real people person with the ability to communicate effectively to a wide variety of audiences. You …

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Voluntary & Community networking event, Sleaford

Voluntary & Community Forum Thursday 28th September, 12.00 – 3.00pm including networking lunch Featuring: Dementia Friends, digital support in local communities and innovative ways to involve more volunteers… The next Voluntary and Community Forum in Sleaford is on 28th September and includes a Dementia Friends Information Session run by Bex Mezzo from Sleaford Dementia Support. …

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Local employer seeks team opportunities

Voluntary Centre Services North Kesteven centre in Sleaford has been contacted by a local employer looking for opportunities for groups of their employees to work together as a team to help the community.  Ideally they are looking for team opportunities around Lincoln, Sleaford or anywhere in between.   If your community group, project, site or building could benefit …

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Youth teams seeking local projects in Sleaford area

National Citizen Service (NCS) is a government funded youth programme that helps 16-17 year olds develop valuable skills for work and life. The 4 week programme encourages participants to become more engaged and responsible citizens, with the last 2 weeks seeing them making a positive difference in their local community with a ‘Social Action Project’. …

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Latest Training Bulletin from Voluntary Centre Services

You can download and view a copy of the latest VCS Training bulletin here, including our Act Now and Prevent workshops, Volunteer Coordinators Forums, Mentor Training and Involving Volunteers with Additional Support Needs.

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NK Voluntary & Community Forum – and ‘Join the Dots’

Our next Voluntary and Community Forum takes place on 16th March in Sleaford starting at 12.00 noon.   The Forum is our regular networking and information event for voluntary and community organisations. It features speakers, news and funding updates. There is also the opportunity for you to share information about your own organisation’s services, projects and …

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Supporting and Supervising Volunteers*

This one day training course explores skills and frameworks to help you develop and retain your volunteers and enable them to undertake their tasks effectively. There will be the opportunity to identify and practice the skills required, and explore ways of implementing effective support and supervision in your organisation. This course is ideal for those …

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